PHILADELPHIA – Mykal Fox, known as “The Professor,” took another step in his journey from a prospect to a contender as he dominated Anthony Mercado (11-4) on May 11 at the SugarHouse Casino in Philadelphia.
UPPER MARLBORO – Attacker Colby Cooper tried not to scream through the stinging pain, but her eyes were already filled with tears. The Dr. Henry Wise, Jr. High School sophomore was accidentally hit by an opposing stick on her head during a loose ball scramble in a Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA) 4A girls lacrosse state playoff match against Bowie High School on May 11.
GREENBELT – When the state playoffs begin, a brand new season starts and teams become willing to do anything to chase championship glory. The Eleanor Roosevelt Raiders (16-3) took the field against the rival Bowie Bulldogs (13-6) to complete a four-run comeback victory (7-6) on May 12 during a Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA) 4A baseball playoff match.
BALTIMORE — The state high school playoffs are in full swing, and several Prince George’s County Schools (PGCPS) are in the mix and doing well.
LARGO – Two first-half goals by senior attacker Anthony Draughn were enough to lead the Largo High School boys lacrosse team past Frederick Douglass High School on May 14 and advance into the 1A South Regional Finals.
COLLEGE PARK – The University of Maryland lacrosse men's and women's teams both advanced in the NCAA Tournament on May 13 – although the women had an easier time than the men and both used a similar formula.
GREENBELT – As Eleanor Roosevelt Boys Lacrosse Head Coach Scott Sorenson received the Prince George’s County Championship, he held it high for a few moments in front of his team before handing it off to senior captain Elias Kallon. As the handoff was completed, other members of the Raiders team showered Sorenson with a celebratory water bath.